Who Is Rita On ‘Nancy Drew’? She’s Trying To Get Through To George

Spoilers ahead for Nancy Drew Season 1, Episode 3. In the previous episode of Nancy Drew, audiences learned about the Bucket Ritual, where the residents of Horseshoe Bay put buckets filled with seawater on their doorsteps and kick them over at midnight. If blood appears in the bucket, it foreshadows a death in the coming year. Which is why although she claims not to be superstitious, George (Leah Lewis) is understandably shaken from the blood that appeared in her bucket at the end of “The Secret of the Old Morgue,” and her friends are equally nervous about her safety. Enter Rita on Nancy Drew, who is — by all accounts — a ghost who warns George that her skepticism may have a dangerous outcome. “Locals tell tales about how the nor’easter blows restless spirits ashore,” Ace (Alex Saxon) says ominously at the beginning of Episode 3. His anecdote foreshadows Rita (Zibby Allen), who later appears at The Claw to inquire after a job. She’s only had one experience waitressing, which she tells Bess (Maddison Jaizani) was on roller skates. While audiences assume she used to work for one of those quirky, ’50s-inspired diners, George’s realiza...

Since its launch five(!) years ago, Glossier has given us many gifts in the form of

Since its launch five(!) years ago, Glossier has given us many gifts in the form of Super serums, a fragrance for You, and dog toys (because, why not?). But with the brand’s latest launch, it has finally delivered the gift I have been wanting for years: the final nail in matte skin’s coffin. I get it — some people want to remove all signs of oiliness from their complexion. But dewy skin, for me, has always felt more fun, more natural, and more lively. If your beauty icon is also a glazed donut then Glossier’s latest launch is for you. As of Monday, October 14, please welcome Futuredew, the brand’s first oil-serum hybrid. Glossier describes the one-ounce bottle as “your skin, but glowier.” If the Glossier aesthetic is bright, natural-looking skin, Futuredew has it distilled down to one product. The product description reads: “You know that dewy sheen you get after you put on all your serums and moisturizers? The one that looks so good but evaporates as soon as you leave the bathroom? We created Futuredew to bottle that effect and make it last.” And in the process they essentially created a new category: aesthetic skin care. The glaz...